James Watson, fully James Dewey Watson

James
Watson, fully James Dewey Watson
1928

American Molecular Biologist, Geneticist and Zoologist, Co-discoverer of the Double Helix, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Author Quotes

Today, the theory of evolution is an accepted fact for everyone but a fundamentalist minority, whose objections are based not on reasoning but on doctrinaire adherence to religious principles.

Science seldom proceeds in the straightforward logical manner imagined by outsiders. Instead, its steps forward (and sometimes backward) are often very human events in which personalities and cultural traditions play major roles... [Science moves with][ the spirit of an adventure characterized both by youthful arrogance and by the belief that the truth, once found, would be simple as well as pretty.

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First Name
James
Last Name
Watson, fully James Dewey Watson
Birth Date
1928
Bio

American Molecular Biologist, Geneticist and Zoologist, Co-discoverer of the Double Helix, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine